After his team knocked off Baylor in the first game of the East Regional semifinals on Friday, South Carolina coach Frank Martin was extremely complimentary of his Southeastern Conference rivals.
Wisconsin's game-tying buzzer-beater was upstaged by Florida's Chris Chiozza burying the Badgers at the horn in overtime to advance to the Elite Eight.
While Florida and Kentucky advanced to the Elite Eight in style, Devin Booker dropped 70 points in Boston.
After avenging a December loss to UCLA on Friday night in the South Regional semifinals at FedEx Forum, Kentucky tries to keep North Carolina from evening the score with a Final Four berth on the line.
Lonzo Ball confirmed Friday he's NBA-bound, but it was De'Aaron Fox who stole the show in front of Magic Johnson and put Kentucky into the Elite Eight.
Wisconsin senior Bronson Koenig is emotional after his college career ends in an overtime loss to Florida in the Sweet 16.
NCAAM RPI Leader
|RK||TEAM||CONF||W-L||BPI RK||SOS RK||SOR RK||RPI RK|
|8||West VirginiaWVU||Big 12||28-9||8||27||12||24|
|22||Iowa StateISU||Big 12||24-11||22||2||17||22|
- BPI RK: Rank in the Basketball Power Index (BPI) among all Division I teams.
- SOS RK: Strength of Schedule (SOS) rank among all Division I teams based on how a typical 25th ranked team would do against each team's schedule to date. SOS accounts for the game location, day's rest, travel distance, and high altitude in addition to opponent strength.
- SOR RK: Rank of Strength of Record (SOR) among all Division I teams. SOR reflects the chance a typical 25th ranked team would have team's record or better, given the schedule on a 0 to 100 scale, where 100 is best.
- RPI RK: Team's rank in official NCAA Ratings Percentage Index (RPI).